Professional Staff

The Oswego Figure Skating Club is proud authorize these professionals for teaching on club ice. They represent some of the finest skaters and teachers in Central New York.


Professional Coaches:

Category A: Coach/choreographers of qualifying levels of skater(s) at qualifying events and for skater(s) under categories B and C.
Jeremy Balcom
Mary Kate Dehm

Category B: Coach/choreographers of non-qualifying skater(s) at non-qualifying competitions and/or test sessions and for skater(s) under category C.
Taylor Walpole
Alexis Sheridan

Category C: Coach of Basic Skills levels (Group or private lessons) only.
None

Junior Professional Coaches:

Category C: Coach of Basic Skills levels (Group or private lessons) only.
Natalie Chubon


It is with great sadness that we mark†the passing of Coach Renee Epps. Renee has coached many skaters from the Pre-Preliminary level to the Gold Level In Freestyle, Moves in the Field & Ice Dancing at club, Regional, State, and National competitions. Her students included Numerous Gold Medalists at Local, Regional and State Competitions, the 2002 Empire State Games Intermediate Ladies Gold Medalist, 2002 Empire State Games Senior Ladies Silver Medalist, 2002 Empire State Games Similar Pairs Silver Medalists, 2008 Empire State Games Intermediate Ladies Silver Medalist, and the 2008 Pewter Medalist at the North Atlantic Championships.

The Renee D. Epps Memorial Scholarship has been established to honor her memory and commitment to skating. For more information on how to apply, please go to www.reneeepps.com.

The Renee Runís is a certified 5k run/walk to benefit the Renee D. Epps Scholarship fund. This race is held the last Sunday in September each year. You can register at www.getentered.com.
For more information on the race, please contact Lisa Walpole at 315-402-4414.